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Dog Sledding

Since last year, the pack of sled dogs, directly to the village of log cabins is undoubtedly the "must" of the season. Indeed, it's possible to enjoy a ride quite exceptional!

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Au Chalet en Bois Rond, le paradis de la motoneige


Rent our snowmobiles directly at the reception office of our village. You can choose the period of time that suits you, whether it be a short one hour ride or a full day. Activity offered in our village

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Gissade sur chambre à air


Catch a toboggan and slide down the hill for a 300 feet descent!

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Raquettes - Au Chalet en Bois Rond

Snowshoeing and Nordic walking trails

Over 5 kilometers of Nordic walking and snowshoeing trails in the forest where you will enjoy the outdoors and discover parts of our village inaccessible by car. Put on your boots and snowshoes, and go play in the snow!

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Skating Trail & Hockey Rink

Enjoy the outdoors and hold a hockey game with family or friends, or skate on the ice trail on the Lac des Loutres.

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La pêche blanche au Lac des Loutres

Ice Fishing

Fish trout even during winter! Equipment and baits are provided. You just have to drop your line in the water and enjoy! Fishing area secured and marked.

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Cabane a sucre au village Au Chalet en Bois Rond

Sugar Shack

The sugar shack in our village offers a stamp of genuine Quebec authenticity. You can wander through the trails to get there. Stop and taste maple taffy on the snow, offered during the sugar shack season, where you can also run the maple water with a horse.

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Massothérapeute professionnel


Enjoy a relaxing massage, in the soothing comfort of your log cottage!

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Photo Philippe Jobin

Fat Bike

Mountain biking in a winter setting Fat biking was introduced in Vallée Bras-du-Nord in 2014. This bike with oversized tires is today’s new trend.

35 minutes (35 km) from our village

Sentiers de raquettes


Vallée Bras-du-Nord - You need to take some fresh air, move around and wish to enjoy a breathtaking landscape? Well, we have what you need at the Vallée-Bras-du-Nord. For short, medium and long rides are available.

À 35 minutes (35 km) de notre village

Ski St-Raymond

Saint-Raymond Ski Center

Small mountain for skiing and snowboarding. 8 slopes to choose from, and operational lifts offered. Tube sliding park.

15 minutes (13,5km) from our village

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Valcartier Vacation Village

Summer or winter, Valcartier Vacation Village is an ideal destination for all activities! Its snow tubing slides in the winter and water slides in the summer will embellish your stay!

55 minutes (59km) from our village.

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Fishing on St-Lawrence River

Accompanied by an experienced guide, plan a unique fishing trip on the St. Lawrence River. On board of a comfortable boat, you can fish for walleye and live an experience out of the ordinary.

30 minutes (24km) from our village


Club de vol à voile de Québec – Glider

Enjoy an exhilarating experience during a familiarization flight in a glider!

18 minutes (17km) from our village

Labyrinthe Inukshuk

The Labyrinth Inukshuk

Find the center! Answer the riddles! Join a treasure hunt! Labyrinth Inukshuk offers a real personal challenge. The labyrinth is a 12-sides structure built with gate sections of wooden fence of 2.5 meters high. There are nearly 275 doors up the path that leads you to the goal.

29 minutes (29.4km) from our village.

Grand Portneuf

Golf Le Grand Portneuf

Nature 36-hole golf course, accessible to golfers of all levels. Renowned for its impeccable playing conditions.

23 minutes (24,5km) from our village

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Golf des Pins

18-hole course, of par 70. Perfect conditions, perfect course for the amateur golfer.

15 minutes (15km) from our village


Le Trou du Diable – Cave Exploration

Second longest cave in Quebec (980m), the Trou du Diable is available to all for a touristic, educational and mysterious visit. Also available during rainy days, you will discover on this tour an impressive underground route.

22 minutes (24km) from our village

Les Expédition de l'Ouest

Les Excursions de l’Ouest

Les Excursions de l’Ouest offers you a descent of the Sainte-Anne River in a raft. Crisscrossing between rock walls, you will see beautiful landscapes. Activity accessible to all. Ideal for families or groups. Departures between 7am and 9 pm.

24 minutes (26km) from our village

Seul ou en groupe


Vallée Bras-du-Nord - Discover the Vallée in a completely different way! Descend the canyon using stream hiking techniques and enjoy the view of a beautiful waterfall! Canyoning Québec offers several novices watered mountainside course.

35 minutes (35 km) from our village

Sentiers de marche

Hiking trails

Vallée Bras-du-Nord - More than 80 kilometers of trails from beginner to advanced will offer you breathtaking views of the Vallée!

35 minutes (35 km) from our village

Credit photo: Philippe Jobin

Mountain Biking

Vallée Bras-du-Nord - The glowing reputation in the area for mountain biking "singletrack" style is growing and recognized by fans of the sport. Two options are available: a journey to the heart of the Vallée will dazzle you with its traces of high precision, while the other path crosses fields and mountains close to the city center, for an expedition to measure equally exciting that inspiring.

35 minutes (35 km) from our village

Credit photo: Philippe Jobin

Canoe and kayak

Vallée Bras-du-Nord - Enjoy this family course in calm water with the immense charm of its many sandy beaches. Surrounded by mountains, a halt is imposed at Chute Delaney to stretch your legs and contemplate the Portneuf nature that abounds in exceptional views.

35 minutes (35 km) from our village

Mont Laura

Mont-Laura – Walking Trails

The Mount Laura is a recreational and tourist site, which offers hiking trails with breathtaking views of the city of St-Raymond. A picnic table is arranged so you can stop and enjoy the scenery.

15 minutes (13km) from our village


Jacques-Cartier / Portneuf bicycle route

The vélopiste Jacques-Cartier/Portneuf, built on the old railway, is a 68 km cycle track linking Rivière-à-Pierre to St-Gabriel de Valcartier. It is accessible from our village, about 4 km from our reception office.

12 minutes by bike (4,5km) from our village

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Centre équestre Aurélie Piché

Ce centre équestre vous propose des promenades dans des sentiers bordés de rivières, au travers des champs et dans la forêt. Même pour ceux qui n'ont jamais côtoyé ce magnifique animal ou pour les plus habitués, les randonnées répondront à votre goût d'aventure et de plein air en plus d'être très sécuritaires. Il y a des chevaux pour tous les niveaux.

10 minutes (13km) from our village

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Alexis de Portneuf Cheese Factory

Discover Portneuf's popular cheeses : Sauvagine, Cendrillon, Calendos, Bris d'Alexis, and all others. There's something for everyone. Enjoy the advice of the shop specialists for wine and food pairings.

11 minutes (9km) from our village

La Vallée Secrète

La Vallée Secrète

With family, friends or in group, go on a treasure hunt in the forest! The Vallée Secrète offers interactive, educational and age-appropriate courses for participants. Single event of its kind!

21 minutes (22km) from our village



FloreSsens: two miles of trails among beautifully landscaped gardens throughout a pine plantation. Throughout these, an impressive variety of plants and flowers are being showcased. Small ponds, sculptures, tea garden and music: everything is there for you to enjoy a relaxing and enriching walk.

21 minutes (21km) from our village

Sentiers pédestres

Walking trails

Five kilometers of walking trails crisscross throughout the village, as well as a network of 6.5 kilometers of roads in between the log cottages. You will have the chance to observe streams, lakes, cascades, forest, sugar shack and the river.

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Pêche en famille


For amateurs and beginners, Au Chalet en Bois Rond offers two types of fishing activities. Indeed, we have a stocked lake as well as an access to the Sainte-Anne River.

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Swimming and beach

In addition to private beaches that many of our cottages offer, you can also relax on the sand of two sandy beaches located in our village. These are on Lac des Loutres (200 feet wide) and on Lac Heron (more intimate).

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Promenade en canot en famille


Several boats are offered for rent on the Lac des Loutres, as well as on the Sainte-Anne River. Enjoy a water ride on a paddleboat, a canoe, a row boat or a kayak.

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Golf Cart Rentals

For you to fully enjoy your stay and the activities on site, we now offer a golf cart rental service. The gasoline-powered golf cart can hold 4 passengers (gas included).

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